NAIA Qualifiers – California Grapplers

The following is a list of golden state wrestlers that have qualified to compete at the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). The 61st annual event takes place March 2 – 3 at the Jacobson Exhibition Center in Des Moines, Iowa. 125 Julian Gaytan Midland University Great Plains Conference 1st Clovis (CS) 125 Dustin Miller […]

03T Student-Athlete Recap

The postseason is underway, and many of our O3T athletes are working their way to the big show – the CIF state tournament. The following is a recap of how our athletes did in their respective tournaments this week. Jaden Abas (Rancho Bernardo) One of the leaders of the Rancho Bernardo wrestling squad had a […]

Nominations are open for TCW’s Cullen Fitzgibbons & Irv Oliner Awards

  Nominations are open for The California Wrestler’s   Cullen Fitzgibbons Award California’s Most Inspirational Wrestler   Irv Oliner Award California’s Most Outstanding Contributor     Please send your nominations to Al Fontes at and Bill Grant at Yours in Wrestling, Al and Bill   Irv Oliner & Fitzgibbons’ Most Inspirational Award Recipients

Congratulations to the first 14 state qualifiers to the CIF boy’s tournament

106: Christian Loera (San Fernando) 113: Roque Roman (Birmingham) 120: Kobe Lepe (San Fernando) 126: Albert Del Toro (San Fernando) 132: Aaron Galef (Palisades) 138: Eric Rocha (San Fernando) 145: Jordan Cabral (Sylmar) 152: Jake Carpenter (Palisades) 160: Chance Chapman (Palisades) 170: Jonavon Smith (Birmingham) 182: Carlos Gomez (Birmingham) 195: Hamzah Al-Saudi (Palisades) 220: Joe […]

Selma High captures fifth central section title

Two-time defending state champions, Selma High, proved on Thursday night why they are the favorites to repeat as team state champions in Visalia next week, as the Bears finished with six individual titlist and 300 ½ points to win their fifth consecutive central section championship. The highlights of the night for the Bears were watching […]